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Wabtec closing Idaho plant, moving work to Erie

(Source: Idaho Statesman, September 19, 2019)

BOISE, Idaho — Locomotive manufacturer MotivePower Inc. will close its Boise plant, its parent company says, marking the end of a unique industrial role for Boise. The parent, Wabtec Corp., formerly Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp., said the Boise plant’s manufacturing operations would be consolidated with Wabtec’s plant in Erie, Pa.

Full story: Idaho Statesman

Friday, September 20, 2019

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